TIGER home based rehab for advanced lung cancer: RCT

Project Details

The goal of this innovative trial is to test a multidisciplinary home based package of exercise, patient self-management and motivational strategies aimed at improving functional exercise capacity in people with inoperable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).

This research is clinically based, relevant and aimed at improving the quality of survival of people with NSCLC. The research is designed to be clinically feasible and cost-effective and has the capacity to be widely disseminated and adopted into practice guidelines in this large and vulnerable group.

Researchers

Funding

NHMRC

Research Group

Exercise oncology



Faculty Research Themes

Cancer

School Research Themes

Cancer Survivorship, Recovery and Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan



Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact the research group leader.

Department / Centre

Physiotherapy

Unit / Centre

Exercise oncology